This year’s Special Collections showcases feature works by artist’s between 1979 and 1993.

Choose a collection to view:

Historic British Columbia Video Art + Documentary Collection
Indigenous Video Art + Documentary Collection
Japanese Video Art Collection
Early Feminist Video
Historical Collection

Early Video Digitization Project Excerpts of selected early BC based documentary and video art from 1973-1985 are now viewable thanks to funding support of the I.K Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia Library.

To view the full work please contact us to request preview DVDs or visit our 4,000+ title collection 11-6 Tuesday through Saturday.

TitleArtistDurationYearCountryAcc. #
   Passer-by Robert Hamilton Canada 1990 14:41 6006
   sin∞fin - Performances at the Holy Centre VestAndPage India 2010 37:14 5386
   4 Paul Wong Canada 1977 45:00 1058
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Virga Soundtrack Myles Black Canada 2018 56:21 7018
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   South East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 21:11 5383a
   A Boy on a Dock Blowing His Nose Barry Doupé Canada 2003 15:43 6090
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   18 Carat Affair – Lonely Eyes Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2014 3:29 5433
   Chinese Cafes In Rural Saskatchewan Anthony Chan Canada 1984 26:00 1573
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Video Notebook: What is Violence? Aaron Pollard Canada 1991 23:00 1898